Roy Lichtenstein: Drawing First
Written in close collaboration with the Roy Lichtenstein Estate and Foundation, this monograph. which accompanied an exhibition in Turin, presents an extraordinary selection of over 200 works on paper by the American artist. Drawn from the National Gallery of Washington, DC; the MoMA and the Whitney Museum, New York; the Art Institute of Chicago, as well as public and private European and American collections, it is devoted to his works on paper.
The volume provides the reader with an opportunity for getting to know and appreciate the artist’s oeuvre through his original ideas that were to be the source of inspiration for his great masterpieces. The works on paper are paired with some important paintings and sculptures, as well as a rich selection of photographs documenting the artist at work.
The catalogue also includes texts by Danilo Eccher, Dorothy Lichtenstein, Bernice Rose, Jack Cowart, Thomas Zacharias and Andrea C. Theil, a chronology and a list of exhibitions in Italy.
- Author: Danilo Eccher, Director, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Turin
- Hardcover: 264 pages
- Date published: November 2015
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-8857226941
- Product Dimensions: 28.8 x 24.8 x 3.1 cm